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Homestay

Our international students are accommodated in a range of homes that are in close proximity to the school.

Becoming a Homestay Provider

To be selected as an Education Queensland International (EQI) approved Homestay provider, the following criteria must be met:

  • Agree to host no more than 2 international students at any one time, either from Corinda State High School or any other provider.
  • All members of the Homestay family over 18 years of age must possess a current Blue Card. Refer to Bluecard Services for more information about attaining a Bluecard.
  • The Homestay is a clean, tidy household that is relatively close to the school and is in close proximity to suitable public transport routes.
  • The Homestay provides a safe, secure, private bedroom with suitable storage space for clothes, personal belongings and study materials.
  • Suitable facilities for study, including a desk, a chair, and adequate lighting.
  • Access to bathroom and laundry facilities.
  • Access to household items, such as towels, sheets, blankets and eating/cooking utensils.
  • Availability of a separate house key or alarm passwords.
  • Provide 3 healthy and sustaining meals a day plus snacks, 7 days a week.
  • Provide access to television and internet facilities 2-5GB per month at no extra cost.
  • Provide proof of current Public Liability Cover to $20 million.

For more information regarding the Homestay Program refer to EQI Homestay handbook.  

If you are interested in joining our program, please contact our homestay coordinator Janelle Peacock